(NOTE: I didn’t write this note. If you want to read my other notes/blogs though feel free! A friend sent this to me that someone sent to her, of their viewpoint of what worship is, and I just couldn’t keep myself from sharing. This is so awesome, profound, and true. BY FAR the greatest explanation and most well thought out and true explanation! Click this link to go to the Author’s blog)
What does “a life of worship” look like?
We are called to worship. We are created to worship. We are designed to live a life of worship for the display of His glory and splendor. In the world, a painting or work of art brings glory to the artist. A song brings glory to the writer. A building brings glory to the architect. The created thing brings glory to its Creator. Creation itself testifies of the glory of God. We are the only created beings that can have intimacy with the Creator. We can know Him. The trees, the mountains, the oceans, and the sky can all bring glory to their Creator, but they cannot know Him. They cannot have intimacy with Him. They simply exist to bring glory to Him. They have no choice. We have a choice. That is what worship is. Worship is a choice. Worship is not a feeling. Worship may involve and evoke a vast array of feelings, but it is not a feeling. It is a choice. Every moment of every day we have a choice. In each moment, in every action, in every circumstance, we can choose to worship and bring glory to Him or we can choose to not. The devil seeks to rob God of His glory and receive worship unto himself. [Read more…]